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Easy seaside living in beach villa: Onrus

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terrace leading from the main bedroom
Excellent
14 reviews
terrace leading from the main bedroom
directly in front of the house
beach house interior for easy seaside living
front view of main house
excellent location on main beach with stunning views
street view showing the terrace leading from the main bedroom
view towards house from the beach
barbeque area, view from top floor bedroom
living room with great views towards the beach
panorama view of open plan dining area
living rooom with dining area in background
panorama view of the living area with dining table in front
early morning view from the living room
partial view of the main house open plan kitchen
open plan dining area with fireplace
main bedroom detail
main bedroom in main house
main bedroom in main house
main bathroom with roof skylight
sunrise on the terrace
view to the left of the terrace
view to the right of terrace
3 bed bedroom detail in main house
main house bedroom with 3 single beds
main house bedroom with 2 single beds
main house bedroom with 3 single beds
view from house
panorama view of living area of the annex
barbeque area
panorama view of living area of the annex
annex view of living area and kitchenette
living room in annex with stairs leading to loft bedroom
double loft bedroom in annex
annex en suite bathroom to loft bedroom
annex bedroom on ground level with twin beds
watching the surf from the barbeque area
fun in the sun!
surf's up!
spectacular seas in winter
spectacular seas in winter, taken from terrace
surf's still up
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Overview
Rental Home -
5 Bedrooms , 5 Bathrooms , Sleeps 11
Hermanus, Overstrand, Overberg District, Western Cape
Woelwaters, the ideal family getaway, is situated on the beach front at Onrusrivier, a small village on the southern Cape coast - a mere hour's drive from Cape Town International Airport. Woelwaters has an excellent location on the main beach, facing the lagoon and the Onrus river mouth. Here you can relax in comfortable beach house style, while watching southern right whales frolicking in Walker Bay from your terrace, the living room, and even from the main bedroom!

This part of the southern Cape coast is a well-known holiday and whale-watching destination. The house is literally a stone's throw away from the beach, and located at one of the more popular surfing spots in the area. The Onrus lagoon is a safe haven for little ones, while the surf provides the adrenalin rush for those who need it.

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Listing #FKN3159192
About the Owner
Aletta J
Languages spoken:English
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PaulConlo...
Cape Town Central, South Africa
Level 3 Contributor
15 reviews
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Reviewed October 7, 2017 for a stay in October 2017

I could imagine myself getting old here😂. The views are magical and has everything you need. There is also a nice restaurant right around the corner.

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Sarah B
Newbury, United Kingdom
Level 1 Contributor
3 reviews
3 hotel reviews
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Reviewed April 8, 2016 for a stay in March 2016

Very comfortable home in the most fantastic location overlooking the beach. Would definitely stay again.

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Phoebe v
1 review
Reviewed June 18, 2015 for a stay in June 2015

We have been going to Woelwaters for many years with our friends and children. We love the close proximity to the beach and lagoon. Once your park your car, you walk everywhere. Children enjoy the rock pools and the spent hours in the lagoon learning to sail or paddle. The house is well lay-out to have hearty meals with friends...

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Amenities
  • Balcony or Terrace
  • Books
  • Cable/satellite TV
  • Deck
  • Dining Seats (12)
  • Dishwasher
  • Double Beds:(2)
  • Dryer
  • En Suite Rooms (1)
  • Fireplace
  • Freezer
  • Full Baths (1)
  • Grill
  • Hairdryer
  • Internet Access
  • Iron
  • Kettle
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room Seats (12)
  • Microwave
  • Mountain Views
  • Ocean Views
  • Outdoor Dining Area
  • Parking
  • Patio
  • Private Yard
  • Refrigerator
  • Safe
  • Shower Rooms (3)
  • Single Beds:(7)
  • Stereo System
  • Stove
  • Suitable For Children Under 5
  • Toaster
  • Towels Provided
  • TV
  • Washer
  • Waterfront
  • Water Views
  • Wi-Fi
House rules
    Kid-friendly
    Pets not allowed
    Ask about smoking
    Check in: 2:00 PM
    Check out: 10:00 AM
Bathrooms
    1 Full bath
    3 Showers
    1 Attached (ensuite)
Bedrooms
    2 Fulls
    7 Twins
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Fees
  • Damage Deposit: $141 / stay - Deposit
Additional Rate and Availability Information
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for more than 7 people the annex will have to be rented additionally
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About the neighborhood
Onrus is a small village on the southern Cape Coast. It is just outside (10 minutes drive) of the bigger town of Hermanus. The area is well known for it's wineries, whale-watching, water sports and golf courses. It is an hour's drive from Cape Town (or the Cape Town International Airport), and has an unique ambience with the sea, fynbos-clad mountains and river mouths. The white sandy beaches, numerous restaurants, quaint coffee shops, craft markets and interesting local shops attract many visitors, especially in the whale watching season from June/July to early December. Hermanus is one of the few towns with a local whale-crier that announces the arrival and presence of southern right whales in Walker Bay and an annual whale festival in September.
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Access
Car advised
How to get there
Airport: Cape Town International airport: 90.1 mi
Activities nearby
Fishing Nearby, There Is A Golf Course Within 30 Mins Drive, Horse Riding Nearby, Watersports Nearby, Nearest Beach: 0.1 mi.
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